Red hair color is impressive, and it will look brilliant for any woman who knows how to choose and use a shade that goes well with her skin tone and hair type. However, this should not be a problem since there are many shades that you can use. Red is a common color, and you can have it as a pure shade or combine it with different colors to create a charming tone. And so whether you like bright looks or something that is a little subdued there is still an option for you with red tones. The pictures below demonstrate a few examples of how you can wear this elegant hair color.
# 1 Vibrant Redhead
This hairdo has a red tone that is uniform throughout the head, and this is what gives if it the vibrant look. The shade is also hand painted, and this is why it looks flawless. Apart from the lovely hues, the long strands have a fantastic cut that gives them an incredible texture. You should then finish the style by stacking the textured and wavy strands.
Ginger is an unusual shade, and this is what makes it unique and a good idea for your hairstyle. It is also very adorable, and you can use it to highlight your strands or even as your base color if you wish. However, in this design, it melts into a red base to create a very distinct shade that makes the wearer look fantastic. She has some long smooth and straight strands with a medium volume, and she styles them with a center part and side sweep.
# 3 Rich Burgundy Bangs
If you want to create a redhead without having to use the usual tones you can go with a lovely burgundy hue like this one. The shade is very rich, and it is hand painted to make it look very natural. However, the hair also has some lovely bangs that add some detail to the look. The locks involve trimming the front ones to create a beautiful fringe and then leaving the rest to flow freely.
# 4 Red Violet Swirls
Red violet is another lovely shade that you can use to create a red head without having to go with the typical shades. In this style, it is hand painted on a black base to create a gorgeous tone that makes the long swirly locks look magnificent. You should also give the locks a shine using a spray to add to the beauty.
# 5 Fiery Red with Pink Streaks
Although there are many red shades to choose from the key in getting the right ones is paying attention to your complexion. This hue is perfect for a lady with a light complexion, and it brightens up her face. It comes from darkening the roots slightly and then introducing some bright pink highlights on your fiery shade.
# 6 Dreamy Copper Balayage
Every woman dreams of having a stylish and colorful hair like this one. Although it has a brilliant cut that involves chopping the ends and making them curly, the shade is still the most notable thing in the design. It is a very pure hue that comes from hand painting copper on natural dark toned strands.
# 7 Golden Cinnamon Swirls
The shine on these long locks is incredible, and it will make any woman look modern and trendy. It comes from introducing a golden hue to a sweet cinnamon shade to give the locks an unusual shiny appearance. The length of the locks is also fantastic, but the swirls on the lower section are what will catch the attention of most people because they are very adorable.
# 8 Wavy Mahogany Lob
Although a long bob is a beautiful haircut, this one looks very distinct because it not only has a lovely textured cut but also a magnificent shade. The color comes from introducing a mahogany tone to a natural brunette base and then giving it a golden hint to make it shine. For the cut, you should chop your strands keenly to create an amazing texture and to make them blunt at the back. You should finish your long bob with a simple brush back and by stacking your wavy locks.
# 9 Gorgeous Melt of Copper, Orange, and Red
Sometimes you have to break away from the conventional color designs to create a refined color pattern. This style does this by melting in a shade of copper, orange and red to give the straight strands an attractive color. The shades also create a bright ombre design that adds a modern touch to the style. And the good thing is that you will not have to do any complicated styling because a simple brush back is enough to show off your vibrant colors.
# 10 Healthy Looking Natural Red
This hairstyle starts with lowlights and highlights, but the transformation to a natural red shade is what makes this an exquisite headdress. The hairdo also maintains a few blonde highlights that help to give it some dimension. Apart from this they also have an inventive styling that involves brushing back the swirly and healthy looking locks.
# 11 Contoured Red Balayage
The color pattern that the red hue creates when you blend it into the black hair looks amazing. The choice of shade is splendid because the dark red hue makes the locks look very healthy. However, the texture of the contoured locks is also essential to the design because it helps to spice up the look. For styling, you should sweep back your swirly locks and layer them slightly.
# 12 Super Cute Redhead Bob
This redhead is very cute, and it does not look so obvious that it has a red dye job. The red shade forms the base color, and it has some lovely blonde and light brown highlights that add some depth to the look. Apart from the beautiful hues the hair also has a cute short bob haircut with some textured locks.
# 13 Choppy Blowout Balayage
You do not have to keep long, voluminous locks to wear some lovely shades because you can still create a polished look with thin ones like these. To replicate this look, you should chop them in an asymmetrical shape and create a blowout. Their lovely color comes from hand painting red and orange in a sombre pattern to create a stylish and trendy tone.
# 14 Wavy Velvet Red Hair Color
Velvet red is a vibrant shade that will make your long wavy locks look stunning. In this style, the hue is on a black base, and it helps to create a very refined dark tone. It also has an ombre pattern that involves transitioning from black to the red velvet shade. For styling, you should sweep back your wavy locks.
# 15 Classy Red to Orange Ombre
The smoothness of these medium length straight locks is amazing, and it makes them look very fashionable. However, it also creates a perfect surface for the ombre color and hence making a delightful overall appearance. The ombre pattern that is the center of attraction in this hairdo involves transitioning from a light red base tone to a bright orange hue. You should finish the style with a side part and by brushing the strands sideways to create a face frame.
# 16 Sassy Red and Copper Perfection
Perfect is an understatement when describing this hairdo because it is much more than this. It combines an extra red shade with a lovely copper to create a very sassy tone that will make any woman look very refined. However, you can’t achieve this fabulous look without the perfect trim and layered styling.
# 17 Wild Ginger Red Curls
Voluminous hair is very adorable, and it makes styling and coloring easy for you. The strands on this style also have some beautiful curls, but their dye job is what makes this an outstanding headdress. And it involves introducing a ginger shade on a red base to give the hairs a perfect color melt. You should finish the look by leaving your tresses to flow freely to the back and with a soft side part.
# 18 Blunt Copper and Red Tresses
A little creativity can transform a simple hairdo into something magnificent. In this style, the shoulder length strands have some nice blunt cuts and they are also very straight and smooth, but their color pattern is what makes them stand out. It involves introducing a light copper and red hues to a brown base and in an innovative color blend to and this give the strands a lovely design.
# 19 Red Ombre Brushed Out Curls
It is hard to believe that these strands are natural because their amazing style and color make them look like extensions. However, the dye job is the only thing that you have to do to create this hairstyle since the length and brushed out curls are all natural. The color involves creating an ombre pattern by transitioning drastically from a black base to red. For styling, you should push back your strands and weave them into a loose braid at the back.
# 20 Fresh Cut with Ginger Red Shade
Everything about this headdress is fresh from the haircut to the color. The color is what will draw more attention to the design and it is way much easier to create than it looks. To wear this shade, you need to blend ginger and red with a subtle hint of copper. The design should also be in an ombre pattern, and you can achieve this by making the shades lighter on the ends. You should then finish by stacking your locks to the back.
# 21 Shimmery Blend of Natural Hues
You can also achieve a cool red hair color design by mixing different natural shades like in this hairdo. Here the color pattern involves mixing some blonde, red, copper and mahogany highlights to create a multi-tonal look. The stands also have a fabulous short bob cut, and you should style it by layering to show off the lovely shades.
# 22 Soft Cinnamon Tresses
The beauty of this style is the color choice because the tone is uniform throughout the head. Cinnamon is a beautiful shade, and it is also not very common, and so it will give you a unique look. However, these strands also have an amazing texture, and you should style your beautiful locks by stacking them to add some dimension to your soft cinnamon hue.
# 23 Fashionable Black to Copper Sombre
Sombre provides you with a smooth way to transition from one color to the other, and it is what makes this headdress stand out. Here the color changes from a black base to a dark copper hue on the tips. Apart from this fantastic color pattern the strands are also very soft and smooth and you should style them with a simple layering to give them an extra volume.
# 24 Luscious and Shiny Cherry Red Locks
The shine on this hairstyle is enough to convince you to try it out as it makes the locks look very healthy. These luscious locks also have a lovely cherry shade that makes them look magnificent. You should style your long wavy locks with a subtle center part at the front and by hand combing them to the back.
# 25 Flirty Copper and Orange
Copper and orange is a perfect pair that can give you a refined look if you use them well. In this style, they are in an ombre pattern, and it involves moving from a copper base to an orange hue on the lower section of the hair. The shoulder length strands also have an excellent styling that comes from giving them a center part and pushing them sideways to create a face frame.
# 26 Burgundy Waves with Red Streaks
Wavy hairs are amazing when you want to get a dye job because they add some depth to your colors. The ones on this headdress have a lovely burgundy shade, and you should spice it up by hand painting the locks with some red streaks that also have a hint of copper. And for styling you only need to sweep them back.
# 27 Curly Redhead with Hints of Ginger
The overall tone of this headdress is very distinct, and it is what makes this a stunning look. It is hard to tell the exact shade of the hair because it looks very different from the usual colors but it is a bright red hue with a hint of ginger. You should style your voluminous curls with a side part and leave them to flow freely.
# 28 Stunning Sombre Color Melt
It is not always about the color choice because you will not look elegant if you do not use your perfect colors well. This design blends red and brown shades in a Sombre pattern to give the straight strands a refined tone that makes them look very classy. And you should style them by simply brushing them to the sides and back but make sure you maintain their wavy appearance.
# 29 Dark Brown with Red Lowlights
Dark brown is a lovely shade and in this style, it has some stylish red lowlights that make it look splendid. The haircut is also fabulous, and it involves chopping the ends to create a blunt look and styling the locks with a push back.
# 30 Orange and Copper Melt
Orange it a classy shade and you can use it to create a top notch headdress like this one. All you need to do to create this elegant look is to melt it with a vibrant copper hue and give the two shades an ombre pattern. Although the colors make this hairdo look distinct, it also has a lovely layered style that you can replicate by simply brushing the textured locks back in stacks.
# 31 Dazzling Ginger Swirls
The shine on these long curly strands is incredible, and it makes the hair look very healthy. To get such a dazzle, you should have a lovely base shade and in this particular style, this comes from introducing a ginger hue to natural black hair. The shade is in an ombre pattern with the black shade transitioning to ginger. You should finish the look by sweeping your strands diagonally over the face.
# 32 Angular Bob with Red and Gold Pop Ups
An angular bob is a very stylish hairdo, but this one is a class higher than the rest due to its color. It is hard to tell what the base color is, but it is a subtle shade of dark brown, and it has some red and gold pop-ups that give the style a charming tone. The bob cut is also very skillful, and it has a simple asymmetry on one side.
# 33 Sassy and Full Copper Red Balayage
This hairdo is a balayage at its best, and it shows how a perfect hand painted dye job should look. The tresses have an incredible length, and you will need a lot of patience to grow it out. However, its color is what sets it apart from regular hairdos, and it involves hand painting copper and red hues on the long locks in an ombre pattern to make them look very charming. The styling is very straight forward since all your need to do is to finger-comb your hairs to the back.
# 34 Copper and Purple Pixie with Undercut
If you would rather go with a short haircut, this extended pixie cut will work well for you. Although the cut is very fashionable, the color is still what makes it look outstanding. It involves blending copper and purple to give the short strands an eye-catching uniform tone. The cut is very easy to replicate because you only need to give a regular long pixie a fancy undercut.
# 35 Bombshell Brown to Bright Fire Red Ombre
This hairstyle has an astonishing bombshell brown base color, but it melts into a bright fire red hue on the ends to create a flavorful sun-kissed look. The color is perfect but the hairs also have a lovely textured cut, and you should style them by layering them to the back.
# 36 Delightful Multicolored Ombre
Several shades combine to give this hairstyle the pleasant multicolored tone. Although the overall tone is red, it also has other shades that include coral, magenta and purple. If you want to look this good you have to hand-paint the strands and also make sure that they blend in well in an ombre pattern. The center part and the brushed out curls on the ends are also vital as they help to spice up the look.
# 37 Perfect Copper Bliss
Waves may be very attractive, but the ones on this design look more stunning because the strands also have a graceful volume, and they are also very long. However, the copper shade is magnificent, and it makes this headdress look very modern. The color and the natural waves are enough to make this an elegant hairdo but you should also style the tresses with a soft side part.
# 38 Luxurious Red to Orange Ombre
These straight locks are head turning, and this is because they have some lovely hues and color pattern. The hues in the style are dark red and orange, but their ombre design makes them look very exquisite. And to replicate the color pattern you only need to start with the fiery red and transition to a light orange shade on the tips.
# 39 Braided and Stylish Redhead
Redheads do not always have to look bright and reddish since you can also create the same look with other shades such as the blend of dark copper and brown like in this particular style. However, you need to choose hues that blend in together if you want to create a distinct redhead. A simple side braid like this one is also perfect as it helps to give your design a stylish appearance.
# 40 Choppy Red Orange Bob
This style has a distinct shade that may look hard to achieve, but it is as easy as any other. To replicate this look, you should chop your strands to make them blunt at the Bob and give them a slight asymmetry by making one side longer than the other. The most important part is the color and to achieve it you should blend red and orange hues.
# 41 Wonderful Reds on Bob
This bob cut has a lovely blunt fringe and some nice straight locks that accentuate it to make the wearer look very polished. It also has some bright red hues that blend with the natural blonde to give the hair a very attractive tone.
# 42 Honey Brown And Ginger Blend
If you have to mix two shades, you should be very keen on your choice. The honey and ginger mix in this design demonstrate how a good shade should look. These hues also have a subtle hint of red that brings some balance to the tone. For styling, you should make your locks messy and brush them back.
# 43 Classic Copper and Brown Melt
This hairstyle has an overall brown tone, but it also has a copper shade and the two hues blend in to give the headdress the amazing color. The shoulder length locks also have an excellent cut and styling that involves chopping and making the ends wavy.
# 44 Pretty Burst of Cinnamon
Cinnamon can be a bright hue or a subtle one depending on how you use it and this versatility is what makes it an attractive red hair color. In this style it is dazzling, and it has some fancy highlights that make it look very modern. The hair also has some lovely locks that you should create by chopping them with a scissors and style by sweeping them to the sides.
# 45 Fabulous Burgundy Chops
This design is another example of the elegant look that a burgundy shade can give you if you style it right. In this style, the shade is in a Sombre that involves melting it into the black base and making it brighter on the ends. The strands also have some lovely blunt cuts, and you should style by stacking them.
# 46 Medium Auburn Hair
The balayage color in this style is flawless, and it is a combination of medium brown and golden red. These two shades combine well in this style to create some lovely streaks, but the long hairs also have some nice tucked ends that add to the beauty of the style. The smoothness of the hair and its soft look also help to enhance its appearance.
# 47 Stunning Golden Brown Curls
Any woman who thought that curly hair was hard to work with should look at this stunning headdress. The long swirls in this design have some amazing curls, but the color of the hair is what makes them look refined. It is a golden brown hue that is uniform throughout but it also has a hint of red that gives the curls more elegance.
# 48 Subdued Copper Red
Amy Adams has always been a redhead, and she is always trying out something new. In this style, she has a subdued copper red hue that makes her shoulder length locks look fantastic. Amy Adams also gives her lovely tone a golden hint to make the style shiny. And for styling, all that she needs is to side-sweep her strands to finish the look.
# 49 Brownish Copper
If you have a light complexion and a round face shape like Jessica Chastain, this hairdo will be ideal for you. It has a uniform shade throughout the head, and so the choice of hues is what makes this an outstanding design. Jessica combines a copper hue with light brown to give her hairs a perfect tone. And so a soft side part is all that she needs to finish her stylish appearance.
# 50 Vibrant and Soft Ginger
This less vibrant red tone works well for Nicole Kidman due to her complexion. Her shoulder-grazing strands have an amazing color melt that comes from blending the ginger hue with light brown and blonde. For styling, she uses a side part to give her stands a wind-swept look.
Some colors will always make a woman look trendy and fashionable. Red is one of this hues, and it is also very versatile since it comes in several shades and you can combine them with other colors to create a refined look. The 50 styles above are just a few examples of how you can wear red hues, and you should use them to create your elegant headdress.